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Flashcards in Kaplan Prep 6 Deck (15):
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Verisimilitude

Noun: the appearance of being true or real, genuineness

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Slake

Verb: to quench or satisfy (one's thirst)

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Plaintive

Adj: sounding sad and mournful

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Restive

Adj: restless, unable to keep still or silent

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Dour

Adj: relentlessly severe, sad, or gloomy

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Appellation

Noun: a name or title

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Parochial

Adj: having a narrow or limited outlook, related to a church parish

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Sundry

Adj: of various kinds, several

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Inane

Adj: silly, stupid

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Hectoring

Adj: talk to in a bullying way

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Extol

Verb: to praise enthusiastically

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Prurient

Adj: having excessive interest in sexual matters

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Insuperable

Adj: impossible to overcome

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Avuncular

Adj: of or relating to an uncle

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Jocose

Adj: characterized by jokes and good humor